I Quit Alcohol For 100 Days, Here’s What Happened ๐Ÿ‘ง| Leverage Ambition

I've always had an immense amount of fear before and after drinking alcohol. For some reason, it just alleviated and delayed life's pains temporarily but brought me bad ways to cope with pain. I had a realization that I just did not want to drink alcohol anymore. The older I got, the worse my hangovers … Continue reading I Quit Alcohol For 100 Days, Here’s What Happened ๐Ÿ‘ง| Leverage Ambition

116 Scary Movies with Vampires, Zombies + Werewolves ๐ŸงŸโ€โ™‚๏ธ | Leverage Ambition

Vampires, zombies, and werewolves, OH MY! ๐Ÿง›โ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿง›โ€โ™€๏ธ๐ŸงŸโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐ŸงŸโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿ˜บ๐Ÿ˜ธ This is the well known unholy trinity of every haunted Halloween, and we still don't know if they really exist or not. Are all these vampire, zombie, and werewolf stories are all based on part truths, half truths or real truths? Watch any of the below and let … Continue reading 116 Scary Movies with Vampires, Zombies + Werewolves ๐ŸงŸโ€โ™‚๏ธ | Leverage Ambition

Abhiruchi Grill Indian Restaraunt in Culver City Review | Leverage Ambition

'God loves this food,' said my son as he shoveled soft basmati rice and butter chicken into his mouth. 'I think you're absolutely right,' I said as I dipped my naan in some chinese indian fried spicy chicken, they call it Chilli Chicken. As a self-proclaimed foodie and overall know-it-all, Abiruchi Grill Indian Restaurant humbly … Continue reading Abhiruchi Grill Indian Restaraunt in Culver City Review | Leverage Ambition

Isolation vs Solitude with 8 Counter Affirmations ๐Ÿ™ | Leverage Ambition

We come here thinking that isolation and solitude is normal, especially after a massive pandemic. Many of us have thought about nostalgia and how the days were brighter prepandemic. Some of us have fallen into depression, some of have gotten very sick. We are overwhelmed and we come to blog under false pretenses that we … Continue reading Isolation vs Solitude with 8 Counter Affirmations ๐Ÿ™ | Leverage Ambition

Weird Stuff Pulled From TheHustle.co ๐Ÿ— | Leverage Ambition

๐Ÿ‘ป Thatโ€™s interesting: The Los Angeles home seen in Wes Cravenโ€™s A Nightmare on Elm Street (and Bo Burham: Inside) is for sale for $3.5m. Appropriately, offers are due on Halloween. ๐Ÿ“ฑ Wait, what: After a 2-hour surgery, doctors in Egypt were able to remove a cellphone from a manโ€™s stomach. He admitted he had swallowed it 6 months earlier for reasons unknown. … Continue reading Weird Stuff Pulled From TheHustle.co ๐Ÿ— | Leverage Ambition

Kickstart Your Creativity with These 4 Discounted Holiday Shopping Tricks Today ๐Ÿ’ซ | Leverageย  Ambition

As the holiday season approaches us, we come to realize that we want to save and be frugal with our holiday budgets, but we also want to have fun spending as we should! The great news is that there are many discounted stores both online and in store that make purchasing easy and fun with … Continue reading Kickstart Your Creativity with These 4 Discounted Holiday Shopping Tricks Today ๐Ÿ’ซ | Leverageย  Ambition

5 Terrifing + Murderous Prehistoric Dinosaur Facts For An Extra Haunted Halloween โ˜  | Leverage Ambition

Not long ago prehistoric monsters ruled the earth. It was a combative time where competing dinosaurs were savages, ripping their competition apart like the ferocious and terrifying animals they were. Killing wasn't just a fun sport, it was a matter of survival. Flash forward to the twenty first century AD like today, mammals were able … Continue reading 5 Terrifing + Murderous Prehistoric Dinosaur Facts For An Extra Haunted Halloween โ˜  | Leverage Ambition

What To Do When You Don’t Want To Go Back To Work | Leverage Ambition

Unless you were born with a silver spoon, you know you'll need to work. The unfortunate part of the matter is that no one REALLY wants to work. And this goes for many of us especially post pandemic. The pandemic has completely flipped the switch on the way we live and do business. Our priorities … Continue reading What To Do When You Don’t Want To Go Back To Work | Leverage Ambition

Women’s Wardrobe Basics by Color | Leverage Ambition

As the holidays approach, I like to be comfortable as possible with my wardrobe. When I dress nicely, I feel more confident. The honest truth is that the only time of my life that I really loved shopping was in the 80s when my parents foot the bill. That was also the time where I … Continue reading Women’s Wardrobe Basics by Color | Leverage Ambition

Street Art Stroll on Melrose in LA | Leverage Ambition

Street art has always been a fascination of mine from the time I was really young. I loved to see artwork while riding into NYC on the Long Island Railroad, and enjoyed seeing the different tagged walls and streets. It was juvenile and creative, and I always thought, 'wow, that guy is cool.' Flashforward to … Continue reading Street Art Stroll on Melrose in LA | Leverage Ambition

19 Sayings on Work Life by Adam Grant, Organizational Psychologist | Leverage Ambition

A 10-year career plan is a mistake. A fixed plan can close your mind to new possibilities. You don't know how the world is going to change. You also don't know how you're going to change. You can dream 10 years ahead, but it's best to limit your plan to a year or two ahead. … Continue reading 19 Sayings on Work Life by Adam Grant, Organizational Psychologist | Leverage Ambition

Grandma’s Chicken + Rice Weekend Soup | Leverage Ambition

'Chicken, rice, and everything nice,' grandma used to say. My grandma was an amazing part of my childhood. I was lucky as she and my grandpa would take me to Lake George for two weeks every summer. We had so much fun reading, walking in nature, making arts and crafts, and doing all the things … Continue reading Grandma’s Chicken + Rice Weekend Soup | Leverage Ambition

How To Slow Down ๐ŸŒ + Stay Present ๐Ÿ‘€ | Leverage Ambition

RUSH, RUSH, RUSH! Goes my brain in the morning. I want to rush through life and check the boxes while I am not enjoying the movement. I am looking for my brain to transact on something that may not be there yet, all for the love of CHECKING A BOX. It's so weird. I never … Continue reading How To Slow Down ๐ŸŒ + Stay Present ๐Ÿ‘€ | Leverage Ambition

SOLID Sales Email Subject Lines that ROCK OUT ๐ŸŽธ | Leverage Ambition

Another day, another way to write some creative exciting love letters to clients of Christmas past! My favorite past time is mass deleting SPAM emails daily. There are rarely emails that I want to read, and that I want to enjoy. The reality is, no one has time to read emails. We are too busy … Continue reading SOLID Sales Email Subject Lines that ROCK OUT ๐ŸŽธ | Leverage Ambition

Let’s Make Movie Moves ๐ŸŽฅ | Leverage Ambition

Today is a colder week than usual and a perfect time to sit down and binge some good ole Netflix. I always love to sit on my comfy couch with a big plush soft blanket and cuddle up with a nice cup of hot tea. I am very lucky to have had the time off … Continue reading Let’s Make Movie Moves ๐ŸŽฅ | Leverage Ambition

Are You Permanently Remote, by Marc Cenedella | Leverage Ambition

I spoke with the Wall Street Journal on theย continued growth in remote job listingsย last weekend. Far from slowing down, the trend toward companies hiring remote for full-time roles continues to pick up speed.Before the pandemic, about 4% of all high-end job postings were for remote positions. Typically, those were jobs in enterprise sales or technology … Continue reading Are You Permanently Remote, by Marc Cenedella | Leverage Ambition

Thursday Night Sales Tips on Client Expectations + Sales Management, by Ryan Brown | Leverage Ambition

Tension in the relationship between sales and customer experience is a tale as old as time. Customers have problems they want solved. Itโ€™s the responsibility of salespeople to uncover the root causes of those problems and propose solutions for how they can be fixed (or at least alleviated to a level that justifies the investment … Continue reading Thursday Night Sales Tips on Client Expectations + Sales Management, by Ryan Brown | Leverage Ambition

Paleo Pan Seared Fresh Sea Scallops with Cauliflower Puree {Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Paleo, Whole30} | Leverage Ambition

I absolutely LOVE fresh sea scallops anytime of year! They are a classy light seafood that is pulled from our oceans for fine dining, however they are most precarious on the pan and very easy to overcook. Timing and temperature is everything when making them the right way, so let us help you do it … Continue reading Paleo Pan Seared Fresh Sea Scallops with Cauliflower Puree {Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Paleo, Whole30} | Leverage Ambition

8 Daily Prayers To Align Us With God’s Holy Purpose for our Lives | Leverage Ambition

God, give me all the tools I need to hold high your purpose for my life so that I may fulfill it in your Holy name. Thy will be done. Amen. God, repurpose my life to focus on your mission and release any destructive plot that prevents me from focusing on your plan to serve … Continue reading 8 Daily Prayers To Align Us With God’s Holy Purpose for our Lives | Leverage Ambition

10 Regal Reminders for a Healthy New Week ๐Ÿ‘‹ | Leverage Ambition

You can restart your day anytime, like now. Here are some regal and quirky reminders to get a great headstart to a healthy new week, and a healthy new you! I lost myself trying to please everyone, now I'm losing everyone while finding myself.Fun Fact: Just because you don't get the way somebody feels, doesn't … Continue reading 10 Regal Reminders for a Healthy New Week ๐Ÿ‘‹ | Leverage Ambition

Stove Top Indian Rich Butter Chicken Recipe (Chicken Mahkani) (Gluten-Free, Paleo, Easy) | Leverage Ambition

There is nothing like the rich taste of Indian butter chcicken for any meal, at any time of day! My kids absolutely love butter chicken and requrest it at any meal. Today we explore a rich stove top Indian recipe that involves pulling all the ingredients together to make it a wonderful way for you … Continue reading Stove Top Indian Rich Butter Chicken Recipe (Chicken Mahkani) (Gluten-Free, Paleo, Easy) | Leverage Ambition

Cold-Pressed Juice Cleanse Report, Along With Great Whole30 + Paleo Diet Tips | Leverage Ambition

My aunt used to say, 'Anyone can always lose 10 lbs.' Well anyone but me, lol! I always wanted to quickly snap my fingers and lose weight. It just wouldn't work. It took me many, many years to understand that weight management and success depends on my daily routine and sticking to it. After having … Continue reading Cold-Pressed Juice Cleanse Report, Along With Great Whole30 + Paleo Diet Tips | Leverage Ambition

Pink Rose Blooming In My Yard | Leverage Ambition

I love roses. We have a rosebush outside of our home. Our yard has two rose bushes next to each other, one pink bush and one red bush. Usually wearing pink and red together in an outfit wouldn't work back in the day, but today it is looked at as more avant guard and fashionably … Continue reading Pink Rose Blooming In My Yard | Leverage Ambition

15 Dumb Things I Did As A Teenager That I’d Never Do Today (Or Would I?)| Leverage Ambition

Starting off this article talking about my teenage years, wow what a doozy. The good old days. Those were the days. These are the days to remember, cause they will not last forever. These are the days of our lives. If these are all ringing a bell, read on. My temporary lapses of judgement made … Continue reading 15 Dumb Things I Did As A Teenager That I’d Never Do Today (Or Would I?)| Leverage Ambition

15 Simple Reminders To Keep You Grounded Today | Leverage Ambition

Mic check 1, 2, 1, 2. We are about to go live and correct with these 15 simple reminders to keep you grounded today. 1. Those signs you see everyday are not a coincidence. Your guides and angels are communicating with you. 2. If someone truly loves you, they will be consistent, show affection, apologize, … Continue reading 15 Simple Reminders To Keep You Grounded Today | Leverage Ambition

Funky Halloween Decorations to Copycat, Because You’re Unoriginal, Like Me | Leverage Ambition

Yep, here we go again. Another Halloween is on it's way and Sally Rumpshaker has theย  fake cobwebs out on her bushes again. Oh golly gee, that must mean I have to get off of my couch and into the stores stat to compete. Onwards, dusty mommy! As I brush off the real cobwebs and … Continue reading Funky Halloween Decorations to Copycat, Because You’re Unoriginal, Like Me | Leverage Ambition

There’s Power in the Comeback, by Layla Foster at The Mom Project | Leverage Ambition

Good evening, all. I received this letter from Layla Foster at The Mom Project, who is a Senior Technical Recruiter there and a fellow mom. I thought this would help those on the prowl for a new job. You can contact them at TheMomProject.com and email them directly with your resume at community@themomproject.com. Read on … Continue reading There’s Power in the Comeback, by Layla Foster at The Mom Project | Leverage Ambition

Netflix Presents – The Chestnut Man Original Horror Series Review | Leverage Ambition

The Chestnut Man is an original gory, slow-burn Netflix thriller series that sets itself in present day time. The Chestnut Man dives into the strange murders and disappearances of a cast of characters from a local rural town in Denmark. At the same time where females are popping up dead left and right, we find … Continue reading Netflix Presents – The Chestnut Man Original Horror Series Review | Leverage Ambition

Homemade Halloween Decorations For a Spooky Home | Leverage Ambition

We are getting down to the wire here, as Halloween makes it way down the countdown of October 31st. With that our family has pulled together some affordable and fun ways to decorate the house with simple household items that you'd normally toss in the recycling bin. If you collect glass jars, plastic bottles, egg … Continue reading Homemade Halloween Decorations For a Spooky Home | Leverage Ambition

Hauntingly Paleo Friendly Halloween Treats | Leverage Ambition

The dreadful, frightful Halloween season is among us. Bury your bodies and stay away from those scurvy pirates, as we are about to fly in like a cranky old witch ready to TREAT you with our sugar-free, paleo friendly Halloween sweet treats and desserts! No TRICKS here, except for these funny spooky scary character Halloween … Continue reading Hauntingly Paleo Friendly Halloween Treats | Leverage Ambition

What’s Your Anime Name? | Leverage Ambition

FIRST LETTER OF FIRST NAME A - Fullmetal B - Fighting C - Robot D - Detective E - Beserk F - Super G - Magical H - Lovely I - Pretty J - Ultimate K - Vampire L - Psychic M - Neo N - Henshin (transforming) O - Phantom P - Thief Q … Continue reading What’s Your Anime Name? | Leverage Ambition

Stay Away From The PAGGLES During the Pandemic | Leverage Ambition

Are you staying away from the PAGGLES during the pandemic? Wait, what? You don't know what the paggles are? Have you been hiding under a rock? P is for PRIDE. A is for ANGER. G is for GREED. G is for GLUTTONY. L is for LUST. E is for ENVY. S is for SLOTH. Gregory … Continue reading Stay Away From The PAGGLES During the Pandemic | Leverage Ambition

Exciting AdTech News: Friday, October 15th, 2021 | Leverage Ambition

Here is some exciting adtech news for today, Friday, October 15th, 2021. Many have heard of old man strength, but have you heard of old mom strength? Well look no further. The pandemic has hit it's worst among mothers and adtech companies alike. Companies like The Mom Project are reaching out the proverbial pick me … Continue reading Exciting AdTech News: Friday, October 15th, 2021 | Leverage Ambition

Owner Warner Takaki of the Pilates Pod LA on Episode 25 of our POD Today, YIPPEE! | Leverage Ambition

If you have not seen the little yellow building on Washington Drive yet, here it is! Today we talk all things Pilates in Los Angeles with Owner, Warner Takaki, of the Pilates Pod LA! Check out our new podcast today here. EPISODE 25 - PILATES POD LA, OWNER WARNER TAKAKI, OPENS UP AFFORDABLE PILATES POD … Continue reading Owner Warner Takaki of the Pilates Pod LA on Episode 25 of our POD Today, YIPPEE! | Leverage Ambition

The 2021 Flu Season Has Commenced ๐Ÿ˜… | Leverage Ambition

Reporting live from my home of four, two parents and two children, where we have all gotten the flu over the last week and a half. It all started last week when I suddenly found out that my 7 year-old had a temperature. I found out about it by noticing that his eyes were glazed … Continue reading The 2021 Flu Season Has Commenced ๐Ÿ˜… | Leverage Ambition

Major Airlines Eat That Slice of Humble Pie in 2020, Losing Upwards of 35B | Leverage Ambition

Now you can't beat that with a bat! Major airlines across the globe total losses of over 35B according to Kayak.com. With COVID to blame for the pandemic worldwide, many travelers are gracefully taking their hats out of the ring and hanging up those airport boxing gloves. Now they are using major video conferencing tools … Continue reading Major Airlines Eat That Slice of Humble Pie in 2020, Losing Upwards of 35B | Leverage Ambition

5 Ways To Keep Calm AND Mercury Retrograde ๐Ÿ™ | Leverage Ambition

Blame it on the re, re, re, re, re, retrograde. Yes, mercury retrograde it is. And even CNN is noticing it and is saying it doesn't end until October 18th. Buggers. Blasphemy! Is it just me or does it feel like it is opposite day every day over this last week? Nothing feels like it … Continue reading 5 Ways To Keep Calm AND Mercury Retrograde ๐Ÿ™ | Leverage Ambition

25 Easy Picnic Ideas to Pack for the Park | Leverage Ambition

Our family spends a ton of money on food. Whether it be through the casual weekly fast food hideout (going stealth mode with the drive thru) or for sit down lunches, it is more cost effective to pack meals for picnics at the park. This way you save money, but also save calories from those … Continue reading 25 Easy Picnic Ideas to Pack for the Park | Leverage Ambition

THE WALL PROJECT Presented by the Wende Museum of the Cold War in Museum Row, LA | Leverage Ambition

I proudly walked 10,832 steps today, thanks to my Step Tracker App I downloaded this week even though it was the last thing I wanted to do today. Surprisingly, it was supposed to rain in LA today, but yet again our weathermen were dead wrong. There were many rain clouds overhead but no actual rain … Continue reading THE WALL PROJECT Presented by the Wende Museum of the Cold War in Museum Row, LA | Leverage Ambition

Exciting AdTech News: Friday, October 8th, 2021 | Leverage Ambition

Happy Friday to you and yours! The week is finally through, and it's the freakin weekend as R Kelly would put it. I wanted to share some interesting AdTech news from around the globe that you may find thought-provoking and important to your daily knowledge binge. Here are some important technology news articles in our … Continue reading Exciting AdTech News: Friday, October 8th, 2021 | Leverage Ambition

The Grand Opening of The Academy of Motion Pictures in Museum Row, LA, Oscar Winning Movie Showcase in Photos | Leverage Ambition

Living in Los Angeles has it's perks. Lucky me, as I was able to get a complimentary ticket to the new Oscar's Museum courtesy of The Academy of Motion Pictures in the Saban Building at the corner of Wilshire and Fairfax. Parking is limited on the streets, so you may have to park in the … Continue reading The Grand Opening of The Academy of Motion Pictures in Museum Row, LA, Oscar Winning Movie Showcase in Photos | Leverage Ambition

What’s Your Halloween Name? | Leverage Ambition

FIRST LETTER OF FIRST NAME A. Creepy B. Deadly C. Eerie D. Howling E. Icy F. Invisible G. Jumpy H. Dark I. Savage J. Quiet K. Grim L. Dangerous M. Cursed N. Frightful O. Bitter P. Gloomy Q. Menacing R. Cackling S. Wicked T. Phantom U. Scarlet V. Haunted W. Gloomy X. Magical Y. Lurking … Continue reading What’s Your Halloween Name? | Leverage Ambition

Book Review: How To Win Friends + Influence People, by Dale Carnegie | Leverage Ambition

In the Leverage Ambition book review of How To Win Friends and Influence People, by Dale Carnegie, we pull together 15 main points to takeaway post read. Think on our feet. When we drag our feet on responses, we can lose credibility. Coming up with clever and impromptu solutions show you care and can freely … Continue reading Book Review: How To Win Friends + Influence People, by Dale Carnegie | Leverage Ambition

Ghouls Just Want To Have Fu-un This Halloween Season | Leverage Ambition

The spooky, ghoul-tastic Halloween season has commenced! Not sure about you, but every October I 110% crave candycorns and hay rides. There must be something as sinister as the sugar in my Halloween candy as the air gets thicker and thicker as October 31st approaches us. The calm before the storm is just as mysterious … Continue reading Ghouls Just Want To Have Fu-un This Halloween Season | Leverage Ambition

The Oscar’s Musuem of Motion Pictures Tour in Photos | Leverage Ambition

Men Jumping From Dock, Black + White Film Old Western Cowboy with a Gun Spillage on the Moon Barbershop Break with Cocaine on Hand Resting Well Bedside Geometric Moving Shape Art Man Walking Across Gated Dog Native American Tribe Armed for Battle Globe Balloon Aimlessly Wondering Gentle Glances Vulnerable Shadows in the Night Simplicity In … Continue reading The Oscar’s Musuem of Motion Pictures Tour in Photos | Leverage Ambition

Instagram Server’s Down in LA | Leverage Ambition

After a fruitful long wedding weekend, all I want to do is scroll mindlessly through Instagram. But guess what, the party is (temporarily, maybe?) over. I tried signing into Instagram on our Leverage Ambition account this morning and received the following server error pre pop from the global social media company. Did someone finally do … Continue reading Instagram Server’s Down in LA | Leverage Ambition